The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin demolition work on the Marina Boulevard bridge at I-880 begining April 23 through May 9. All works will take place weeknights, including weekends. For more information, please visit: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/880sbhovlane/docs/trafficdemo.pdf.
This year's Bike to School Day will coincide with Bike to Work Day in San Leandro again. On May 5, the San Leandro City Council will issue a proclamation declaring May 8, 2014 as Bike to Work/School Day. The City of San Leandro is one of 70 proud sponsors of this event in the East Bay.
The Engineering and Transportation Department will host an Energizer Station at the main entrance to the San Leandro BART station during the morning commute from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., as one of many throughout the Bay Area. We will offer water, juice, coffee, and pastries to bicyclists. In addition to City’s Energizer Station, Dr. Sheila Donnelly who recently moved her chiropractic business to San Leandro and is the VP of the San Leandro Downtown Association will host another Energizer Station at San Leandro Memorial Park.
The San Leandro Recreation and Human Services Department has launched its 2014 Summer Activities Guide!
Family Events, Aquatics, Day Camps, Specialty Camps, Youth Sports, Classes, Trips... the list goes on and on! There is something for everybody from tots to seniors and individuals to families in the San Leandro Recreation and Human Services Summer Activities Guide! Don't miss out on an opportunity to learn something new, meet new friends, get in shape and get involved in our community!
For information on our current course offerings, please visit Summer Activities or visit the Recreation and Human Services Department homepage.
Friday, June 6, Noon - 6:00 p.m., Main Library Karp Room, 300 Estudillo Avenue
· The City's annual summer blood drive is scheduled for June 6. You are more than welcome to donate and spread the word to your friends, family and neighbors.
· To schedule your appointment, please sign up online at www.redcrossblood.org and enter the Sponsor Code of CSL. Or call 1-800 RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
The April issue of San Leandro News is here. This publication will be posted on the City's website each month and include news, events and updates of interest to the community. Members of the community can receive an email notice of the new update by signing up through E-Notify.
In partnership with the San Leandro Chamber of Commerce, the City of San Leandro hosted the annual Mayor's State of the City Address on Monday evening, March 24th. As part of his annual address, Mayor Stephen Cassidy updated attendees on the acceleration of San Leandro’s innovation climate as well as other exciting local developments. Some of the key topics and themes included:
For more information, please see the video recording, or copies of the Mayor’s Address and Presentation.
- Various initiatives to improve San Leandro’s quality of life, including the return of the Cherry Festival on May 31st, as well as efforts to enhance local artistic and cultural amenities
- Transforming San Leandro’s industrial area into a center for innovation in the Bay Area
- The City’s ongoing efforts to attract and retain new business investment
- Major new projects that will be coming on line in 2014, including:
- The expansion of the Lit San Leandro fiber optic network,
- The development of a local craft brewery cluster,
- The new downtown technology campus, and
- Many others
For questions, please contact Eric Engelbart, Assistant to the City Manager at 577-3391.
The City of San Leandro is pleased to launch its Virtual City Hall platform, through the assistance of Peak Democracy. Virtual City Hall provides a new online tool enabling community residents to share their opinions or offer feedback with city officials and staff. The first survey asks community members to share how they presently receive information about City government. To read what others are saying or to share your own opinion, please visit: http://www.peakdemocracy.com/1714.
Should you have any questions, please contract Eric Engelbart, Assistant to the City Manager, at 577-3391.
Family Events, Aquatics, Kiddie Kollege, Classes, Trips... the list goes on and on! There is something for everybody from tots to seniors and individuals to families in the San Leandro Recreation and Human Services Spring Activities Guide! Don't miss out on an opportunity to learn something new, meet new friends, get in shape and get involved in our community!
For information on our current course offerings, please visit Spring Activities or visit the Recreation and Human Services Department homepage.